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Time Zone: Talladega County lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Talladega is the Seat for Talladega County.

Talladega County was founded in 1832. Talladega was created by taking area from Saint Clair and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Talladega had a population of 80,242 people. This is a decrease of 0.1% since the last Census (which gave a population of 80,321 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Talladega represented 1.81% of the total population of Alabama, making it the state's 15th most populous county (out of 67 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201082,291+2.45%+2.55% since 2009
200980,242-0.1%-0.31% since 2008
200880,495+0.22%+0.39% since 2007
200080,321The Last Census

More information can be found on the Talladega County Census Page for Talladega County.


Below are some of the communities located in Talladega County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Talladega County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Talladega   16,73515,14310.51% increase  
Sylacauga   13,04012,6163.36% increase  
Lincoln   6,0884,57733.01% increase  
Oak Grove   4594570.44% increase  
Colony   4123857.01% increase  

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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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